Student TECH CORPS Summer Instructor

JOB POSTING: Student TECH CORPS Summer Instructor

Position Summary

Part-time/Temporary position responsible for coordinating and implementing all day-to-day aspects of the program. Student TECH CORPS (Summer) is a “summer work experience” for in­school students ages 14-18 years old designed to deliver tech support training and certification to students and then harnesses their knowledge to power a Student-Run Help Desk to provide valuable technical support in their school buildings or communities. Students work 25 hours each week and earn up to $9.00 per hour. Eligible students apply to participate in the program and are assigned to one of the Student TECH CORPS worksites. Each cohort (up to 25 student­employees) is supported by two Worksite Supervisors (Instructors) and a Site Coordinator.

 

Dates:     Student TECH CORPS will run from July 8, 2019 - August 2, 2019. Training will take place at the TECH CORPS office during the week of June 10-14, 2019.
Time:     Student TECH CORPS will run from Monday-Friday from 8:30AM to 1:30PM. Staff is compensated for instruction, planning time and team meetings.
Wage:     $20 per hour

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provide supervision and support to the student­employees using the Student TECH CORPS program materials.
  • Support and mentor students as they interact with peers and industry professionals.
  • Support student project teams with the successful completion of hands-on lab activities.
  • Conduct any and all activities necessary to retain 90% of all assigned students.
  • Immediately notify TECH CORPS Supervisor of any and all support services that students may need. Document referrals
  • made.
  • Arrive to every workday session promptly and prepared for sessions/instruction.
  • Coordinate and implement work in an orderly and professional manner.
  • Set-up and clean-up worksite at the beginning and at the end of each workday and confirm that all materials are prepared
  • for sessions.
  • Enforce rules and regulations and apply appropriate disciplinary measures as needed.
  • Observe necessary precautions to ensure the safety of program participants and maintain a clean, professional looking
  • environment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Passion (for the mission of the organization), Creativity and Initiative
  • Possess basic knowledge and/or have experience leading, coaching, or teaching groups.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Previous experience working with diverse populations and/or urban teenagers is a plus.

 

Content Knowledge/Experience:

  • Experience with computer hardware repair, operating systems, software applications, networking, computer peripherals, and tech support.
  • CompTIA certifications (i.e. IT Fundamentals, A+, etc) preferred but not required.

 

Direct Report: Student TECH CORPS Instructors report to the Manager of Special Projects - JFS.

Location: Student TECH CORPS is offered via partnerships with K­12 schools and nonprofit organizations in Central Ohio.

 

TECH CORPS is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. TECH CORPS is committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.

 

For additional details or to apply visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019progapp
For more information, please contact: Carla @ 614-583-9211